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Jul 21, 2010 5:30pm PDT
news, bethesda, maryland. >>> turning to health news briefly, we have noticed this week a new sponsor on this broadcast is a certain type of replacement knee. knee surgery is suddenly a multi billion dollar a year business in this country, especially among us aging warriors. a new study out that followed some amateur soccer players with acl injuries says they fared no better with acl surgery than they did with rehab and physical therapy. >>> new guidelines out tonight from the american college of obstetricians and gynecologists are out to reverse the old expression "once a cesarean, always a cesarean." it says most women who have had a c-section, and many of them who have had more than one, should be allowed to try labor with their next birth. by the way, c-sections now account for about a third of all births in the u.s. that's an all-time high in this country. we'll put both stories on our website tonight. >>> when nbc "nightly news" continues in a moment, the fight to save one of the giants of the water threatened by the oil in the water and now threatened altogether. >>> later, try
Jul 23, 2010 5:30pm PDT
is the worst. >> reporter: so hot in maryland, a car dealership was baking cookies on the dash. once again, much of the nation swelters. >> the heat wave is going to continue. if you had a little bit of a break for the two-thirds of the country that has been hot, a little bit of a break, the heat is coming back. it is going to remain hot. >> reporter: in chicago, with temperatures in the mid-90s, the kids get relief any way they can. and lester, it's beginning to look like this seeming never-ending wave of heat is going to last well into next week. that suv in the sinkhole, it went in there 24-odd hours ago with a full tank of gas, the engine, lester, is still running. back to you. >> kevin tibbles tonight, thanks. >>> let's turn to the economy now. another up day on wall street. the dow gained more than 102 points. capping off a big week. the blue chips finished up more than 3%. the stock market has been gaining on signs the economy may be getting stronger, but stubbornly high unemployment is one area that is still causing a lot of worry. in an interview with tim geithner for sunday's "me
Jul 24, 2010 5:30pm PDT
was one of the first. a waiting list grew from minnesota to maryland. lisa drove four hours for the gentle giant who was downsized out of his apartment. bennie will now have acres to explore. >> we are very excited to take him on and give him a life, a care-free life. he'll be happy. >> reporter: there is a lot more wagging around here. no longer homeless, voiceless victims, but treasured friends one more time. michelle kosinski, nbc news. violet, louisiana. >> nice job, everybody. love a happy ending. that's "nbc nightly news" for this saturday. i'm lester holt from new york. see you tomorrow morning on "today" and back tomorrow evening. "today" and back tomorrow evening. good night. -- captions by vitac -- >>> good evening. i'm diane dwyer. cities across the bay area are trying to balance budgets a
Jul 16, 2010 5:30pm PDT
was that?" well, "that" was an earthquake. relatively small for d.c., it was centered in nearby maryland. there is some video showing the shake. the president, who happens to live in an old home made of sandstone, told reporters he didn't feel a thing. he may have been dreaming at the time of vacation. the first family arrived in maine. a rare flight on the small gulfstream jet serving as air force one, landing at bar harbor airport. they went hiking at acadia national park, cadillac mountain and then got ice cream, of course. the president told reporters he got a coconut ice cream cone. he then proceeded to pose with tourists visiting from germany. the obamas are there until sunday. the next big family event for them, eldest daughter malia goes to summer camp for the first time. that means a month away from home. >>> up next here tonight, making a difference for those who share a common love of something special. mon love of something special. is because i have to go to the bathroom. and when we're sitting in traffic, i worry i'll have an accident. be right back. so today i'm finally go
Jul 4, 2010 6:30pm EDT
. is that enough? >> we need more. >> reporter: in ocean city, maryland, independence day means the freedom to hit the beach. >> it's an escape from reality, from work. getting out of home. >> reporter: temperatures throughout the northeast are predicted in some areas to hit 100 degrees later in the week. >> well, the heat wave that's going on is just a pretty typical summer-like heat wave. we have high pressure over the atlantic ocean and it's drawing up the heat and moisture from the gulf of mexico. >> reporter: many cities like chicago are enjoying the hottest, driest fourth of july in nearly a decade rk but many forecasters say that's about to change. a band of heavy thunderstorms stretching from mexico to the great lakes the crossing the plain states. many communities are being told to brace for as much as five inches of rain and localized flooding, but with clear skies and hot temperatures, there's not better time than the fourth of july to slather on the sunscreen. >> we decided to do a red, white and blue one. >> reporter: unless you're tired and cranky. for those four-legged patriots, ple
Jul 21, 2010 6:30pm EDT
maryland forward. >>> on our broadcast tonight, apologies from the top for the government worker fired from her job over race, lies and videotape. >>> rough weather. they are watching very carefully in the gulf where the fight is on tonight to save an entire species from that oil. >>> rough air. out of nowhere a routine cross-country flight turns terrifying. what happened over kansas? >>> and sworn to secrecy. the sleuthing going on to find out the plans for the wedding of chelsea clinton. >>> also tonight, news for women on what some say is a myth about c-sections. on what some say is a myth about c-sections. "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. a short time ago in washington, the secretary of agriculture entered a press conference and apologized to a low level employee who he had fired after a short piece of video came out that hardly told the full story. secretary tom vilsack took all the blame. he said the buck stops with him and he's offered her a new job. >> i didn't take the time. i should have. and as a result, a good woman has g
Jul 22, 2010 6:30pm EDT
, martin o'malley is making the tough choices... to move maryland forward. >>> on our broadcast here tonight, before the storm. projections show a big storm aiming right for the part of the gulf that's full of oil. what does this mean for the oil well effort and the coastline? >>> twilight zone. you are looking at nbc's kerry sanders hundreds of feet under the sea where shortly we will talk to him while he's down there abt the spread of that oil. >>> the call from president obama to the woman at the center of the firing drama. tonight, what he hopes she will do next. >>> and making a difference. tonight, we're talking about you. what our viewers did after we aired a story about a way of life going away. >>> also tonight, changing what we used to think about caffeine and pregnancy. we used to think about caffeine and pregnancy. "nightly news" begins now. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening. the bad news is this. it's now tropical storm bonnie. it's spooling up, gaining power and momentum south of florida. sadly, the latest forecast models show it going in a
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